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" New sentiments and new images others may produce ; but to attempt any further improvement of versification will be dangerous. Art and diligence have now done their best, and what shall be added will be the effort of tedious toil and needless curiosity. "
The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The lives of the most eminent English ... - Page 138
by Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 65

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781
...laft years, Hall's Satires were fhewn him, he wifhed that he had feen them fooner. New fentimer.ts and new images others may produce ; but to attempt...fhall be added will be the effort of tedious toil and ceedlefs curiofity. After all this, it is furely fuperfluous to anfwer the queftion that has once been...
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Prior. Congreve. Blackmore. Fenton. Gay. Granville. Yalden. Tickell. Hammond ...

Samuel Johnson - Poets, English - 1781
...laft years, Hall's Satires were iliewn him, he wifhed that he had feen them fooner. New fentiments and new images others may produce .; but to attempt...improvement of verfification will be dangerous. Art and diligenc\have now done their beft, and what lliall be" added will be the effort of tedious toil and...
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The lives of the most eminent English poets;: with critical observations on ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781 - 503 pages
...Hall's Satires were fhewn him, he wifhed that he had feen them fooner. t * - . ... -New fentiments and new images others may produce ; but to attempt any further improvement of verification will be dangerous. Art. and diligence have now done their befl, and what .fhall be added...
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prefaces biographical and crirical to the works of the english poets

samuel johnson - 1781
...his laft years, Hall's Satires were fhewn him, he wifhed that he had feen them fooner. New fentiments and new images others may produce ; but to attempt any further improvement of verification will be dangerous. Art and diligence have now done their beft, and what fhall be added...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1783
...laft years, Hall's Satires were fhewn him, he wifh'd that he had feen them fooner. * New fcntimcnts and new images others may produce; but to attempt...Art and diligence have now done their beft, and what mall be added 'will be the effort of tedious toil and needlefs curiofity. After all this, it is furely...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...his laft years, Hall's Satires were (hewn him, he wifhed that he had feen them fdoner. New fentiments and new images others may produce ; but to attempt...poet; otherwife than by afking in return, If Pope benot a poet, where is poetry to be found? To circumfcribe poetry by a definition will only fhew the...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets, with Critical ..., Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - 1800
...fentiments and new images others may produce} but to attempt any further improvement of verification will be dangerous. Art and diligence have now done...the queftion that has once been afked, Whether Pope was-a poet? otherwife than by aflcing in return., 'If Pope be not a poet, where is poetry to be found...
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Lives

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...his last years, Hall's Satires were shewn him, he wished that hehadiŤa them sooner. New sentiments and new images others may produce; but to attempt any further improvement of versification will be dangerous. Art and diligence have now done their best, and what shall be added...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ...

Great Britain - 1804
...!asr years. Hall's Satires were shewn him, he wished that he had seen them sooner. , New sentiments and new images others may produce ; but to attempt any further improvement of versification will be dangerous. Art and diligence have now done their best, and what shall be added...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Verse and Prose, Volume 10

Alexander Pope, William Lisle Bowles, William Warburton, Joseph Warton - 1806
...improvement of verfi" fication will be dangerous. Art and diligence *' have done their be/I ; and what Jhall be added will *' be the effort of tedious toil, and needlefs curiofity." This is a decifion, ex cathedra , ftronger, I think, than Johnfon has ventured to lay down in any other...
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